Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Mixed Vegetable Kootu With Rasam Powder

Simple, easy, quick n tasty Kootu... with handful of fresh vegetables this kootu goes very well with hot rice topped with ghee r else side dish for hot steaming Idlies as well as for dosais...as rasam powder contains peppercorns, coriander seeds, cumin seeds n red chillies, they will tastes as we do sambhar (varuthuaracha sambhar)..they r mildly spicy n heavenly tasty..can also feed the kids very easily...

2Cups Mixed Vegetables
1/4cup Toor dal
1/4cup Split Moongdal
1no Onion Chopped
1no Tomato chopped
2nos Green chillies slit opened
1/2tsp Mustard seeds n urad dal
1no Dry red chilly
5nos Curry leaves
1tsp Rasam powder

wash thoroughly both dals n pressure cook them upto 3 hisses.. Heat 2tsp of oil in a pan n add the mustard seeds, urad dal n red chilly n let them splutters...now add the onion, slit opened green chillies, tomatoes pieces n stir them continously until onions turns transculent n tomatoes turns mushy..add the mixed vegetables, curry leaves to the pan n stir them unti they get a bit cooked, add the cooked dals to the veggies, with salt n rasam powder n bring them to boil, put now the flame in simmer, close the lid n cook them for 15 minutes...put off the stove..

Can also add 1/4cup of grated coconut to the kootu...

Serve hot with rice topped with ghee...

On the way to Eat Healthy - During Pregnancy by Sangeeth..


arthi selva said... Reply To This Comment

Kootu with Rasam Powder Sounds different Priya, mean while i tried ur ragi cookies with tofu.. it was a different n nice taste..Thanks For the recipe Priya

Priya said... Reply To This Comment

Hi Arthima..thanks for ur comments, glad u liked the ragi cookies..

Sireesha said... Reply To This Comment

Mixed vegetable curry with rasam powder I can imagine very very tasty it would be.....thatz a sooper dooper recipe priya:)

rekhas kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

mmm very intresting good twist with rasam powder

Priya said... Reply To This Comment

Thanks Sireesha, absolutely they r very very tasty..

Thanks rekhas for dropping ur comments..

Divya Vikram said... Reply To This Comment

Different kootu recipe!

Ramya Vijaykumar said... Reply To This Comment

I think the dish consumed alone also would be great. kewl recipe

Usha said... Reply To This Comment

Good one, simple and tasty too I guess...the rasagulla's below look wonderful..have never tried one from scratch...

srikars kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Wow.. looks delicious.. priya... nice comibi.... thxs for sharing..

Uma said... Reply To This Comment

mmm. kootu looks so good and tempting.

Red Chillies said... Reply To This Comment

very interesting recipe and good one for idli and dosas.

Priya said... Reply To This Comment

Thanks Divya, Ramya, Usha,Sri, Uma n Red chillies for stopping by n dropping ur comments, am very glad to see u all here in my blog..